Keyboard Magazine - February 2016 - Beatles Gear - The Ultimate Guide To The Classic Keys
Fab Keys – A magical mystery tour of the keyboards in Beatles Gear the Ultimate Edition.
It’s safe to say that no other group of musicians has been scrutinized to the degree that the Beatles have. Nearly every sound they made – in the studio, on stage, and in interviews – is available somewhere, legitimately or not. For those who listen carefully, this treasure trove of information serves to document the many changes in technology that took place during this revolutionary period in music history.
Talent Scout: Will Wells’ projects range from Broadway shows to recording sessions and tours with Imagine Dragons.
Play: Pop/Rock – 5 ways to play like John Lennon and Paul McCartney.
Jazz/Funk – Funk up your keyboard parts.
Know: The Art of Synth Soloing – learn to play like the funky Beatle, Billy Preston.
Sound Design – Get the “Baby You’re a Rich Man” Clavioline sound.
Review: Roundup – Arranger keyboards: Yamaha Tyros5 and Korg Pa4X
Arranger Keyboard – Roland E-A7
Stage Speakers – JBL EON 615
APP – Alexandernaut Fugue Machine
CODA: 5 things Alex Lacamoire has learned from being a musical director on Broadway.